Back to Top
Our Stores Contact Us Help
Welcome, {{username}} Log Out Log In   /  Sign Up

Encountering Religious Pluralism

Harold Netland

Encountering Religious Pluralism

Harold Netland

$27.99

Paperback

Harold Netland traces the emergence of the pluralistic ethos that now challenges traditional Christian faith and mission. Identifying theologian and philosopher John Hick as the most influential apologist for religious pluralism, Netland interacts extensively with his thought. He provides a framework for developing a comprehensive evangelical theology of religions. 368 pages, from IVP.

You May Also Be Interested In

About "Encountering Religious Pluralism"

Harold Netland traces the emergence of the pluralistic ethos that now challenges traditional Christian faith and mission. Identifying theologian and philosopher John Hick as the most influential apologist for religious pluralism, Netland interacts extensively with his thought. He provides a framework for developing a comprehensive evangelical theology of religions. 368 pages, from IVP.
- Koorong

Harold Netland is associate professor of philosophy of religion and intercultural studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, Deerfield, Illinois.
- Publisher

Netland examines the critical issues that evangelicals must address if they are to grapple effectively with these emerging religious realities. He ends with a proposal for 'an Evangelical Theology of Religions' that is constructive and hopeful'.
- Publisher

Harold Netland traces the emergence of the pluralistic ethos that challenges Christian faith and mission, interacting heavily with philosopher John Hick and providing a framework for developing a comprehensive evangelical theology of religions.
- Publisher

Meet the Author

Harold Netland

Harold A. Netland (Ph.D.,Claremont Graduate School, where he studied under Professor John Hick) is professor of philosophy of religion and intercultural studies and the Naomi A. Fausch chair of missions at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. Prior to coming to Trinity, Dr. Netland was a missionary in Japan with the Evangelical Free Church of America. Dr. Netland's areas of expertise include religious pluralism, epistemology of religion, apologetics, and missions in East Asia. He is a member of the Evangelical Philosophical Society, the Evangelical Theological Society, and the Society of Christian Philosophers.

Dr. Netland's published works include Dissonant Voices: Religious Pluralism and the Question of Truth; Encountering Religious Pluralism: The Challenge to Christian Faith and Mission and Spirituality without God: Buddhist Enlightenment and Christian Salvation, as well as numerous articles in such journals as Religious Studies, Faith and Philosophy, and Missiology. He also co-edited Christianity and the Religions (William Carey Library).

Table Of Contents

  • Introduction; Part 1: Religious Pluralism In Context; 1. Shifting Perspectives On Other Religions; 2. Contours Of The Present: The Culture Of Modernity; 3. Discovering Religious Others; 4. Religion And Spirituality In The Culture Of Modernity; 5. Jon Hick's Journey To Pluralism; Part 2: Engaging Religious Pluralism; 6. Religions And Truth; 7. The Problem Of Pluralism; 8. Apologetics And Religious Pluralism; 9. Evaluating Alternative Worldviews: The Question Of Criteria; 10. Toward An Evangelical Theology Of Religions

Order now to secure your copy when our stock arrives.

0 Available. Expected to ship in 4 to 5 weeks from Australia.
Quantity

Add to Wishlist

Product Details

Product Details
  • Catalogue Code 173796
  • Product Code 0851114881
  • EAN 9780851114880
  • Pages 360
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category Missions
  • Publisher Apollos
  • Publication Date Jan 2002
  • Sales Rank #25932
  • Dimensions 234 x 156 x 33 mm

Bestsellers in Church